Monte das Casolas: Discover 5 Cozy Cabins in Grândola

Welcome Beyond‘s Monte das Casolas in Grândola, Portugal, offers a serene escape with five thoughtfully designed cabins, each immersed in nature and providing a sense of privacy. Ideal for families, these 100-square-metre dwellings feature three bedrooms and are strategically oriented to prevent direct visibility between neighbors.

Complementing the cabins, the project also includes a refurbished historic house and a repurposed stone animal shelter, now serving as a versatile yoga shala and a private rental property.

Modern, white-walled cabin nestled among lush trees; wooden walkway leads to entrance.
A cozy, rustic living and dining space with wooden beams, large windows, and natural furnishings.
Rustic wooden interior with open concept, woven furnishings, and panoramic views of the outdoors.
A cozy kitchen with wooden accents, a pendant lamp, and a picturesque window view.
A cozy bedroom with white bedding and mint green accents, adding a soothing ambiance.
Cozy bedroom with a large window offering scenic countryside views, minimalist decor.
A cozy bedroom with large windows offering a scenic mountain view, neatly made bed, and green accents.
Serene bedroom with large windows overlooking lush greenery, plush bedding, and minimal decor.
Cozy bedroom with wood-paneled ceiling, large window overlooking nature.
Modern, elevated house with large deck and ample outdoor seating in natural setting.

About Monte das Casolas

Located in the rolling hills of Grândola, Portugal, the Monte das Casolas retreat offers a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Designed by Welcome Beyond, this collection of five cabins blends seamlessly into the lush, verdant landscape, providing guests with a sense of privacy and isolation amidst the natural beauty.

Embracing the Great Outdoors

The exterior of the cabins, with their striking corrugated metal roofs and clean lines, creates a modern yet rustic aesthetic that complements the surrounding environment. A network of wooden walkways connects the cabins, guiding guests through the serene setting and offering glimpses of the stunning vistas beyond. The thoughtful orientation of each cabin ensures privacy, allowing visitors to fully immerse themselves in the peaceful ambiance.

Warm and Inviting Interiors

Step inside the cabins, and you’ll be greeted by a warm, inviting atmosphere that seamlessly blends natural materials and modern conveniences. The open-concept living spaces feature large windows that flood the rooms with natural light, framing the breathtaking views beyond. Wooden beams and ceilings add a cozy, cabin-like feel, while the neutral color palette and plush furnishings create a sense of comfort and relaxation.

Culinary Delights and Wellness Retreats

The well-appointed kitchens, with their ample counter space and modern appliances, invite guests to indulge in local culinary delights. Just steps away, the yoga shala offers a peaceful sanctuary for wellness retreats and gatherings, with stunning views of the sunrise and the nearby pool. The adjacent Casa do Alpendre provides additional living and dining space, allowing visitors to socialize and connect with ease.

Exploring the Surroundings

Beyond the cabins, guests can immerse themselves in the abundant natural and cultural offerings of the Comporta region. From boutique shops and fine dining establishments to dolphin watching on the Sado River and hiking through scenic trails, there are endless opportunities to connect with the local environment and create lasting memories.

Whether you’re seeking a peaceful retreat, a wellness-focused getaway, or a chance to reconnect with nature, Monte das Casolas offers a truly unique and unforgettable experience. This remarkable collection of cabins seamlessly blends modern design with the serene beauty of the Portuguese countryside, inviting visitors to unwind, recharge, and embrace the simple pleasures of life.

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- by Matt Watts